Chapter 2. Selecting Raw Materials for Glazes

  1. William M. Carty
  1. Richard A. Eppler

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470294475.ch2

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 19, Issue 2

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 19, Issue 2

How to Cite

Eppler, R. A. (2008) Selecting Raw Materials for Glazes, in Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 19, Issue 2 (ed W. M. Carty), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470294475.ch2

Author Information

  1. Eppler Associates, Cheshire, Connecticut

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375570

Online ISBN: 9780470294475

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Keywords:

  • alumina;
  • temperature;
  • molecules;
  • aluminosilicate;
  • montmorillonite

Summary

The specific raw materials selected to achieve a given glaze formulation can affect the melting rate and the seal-over temperature, and thus the quality of the glaze surface.